The Jeweller's Circular

An Early Chapter on the Lever Escapement. Also, other horology related articles, see Notes

Catalogue no: 1275
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Major Paul M. Chamberlain. Others
Total pages: 2 + 7 Illustrations: 1 + 14 Language(s): English Publication date: Feb., 1926
Editor: Publisher: The Jeweller's Circular
Dimensions: 295mm x 230mm Condition: Good
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Several articles on horological subjects from this American magazine. In Chamberlain's article, the history of the lever escapement is told from its earliest phase, mainly with reference to a 1792 pamphlet entitled; "An Answer to a Pamphlet entitled "A Narrative of Facts" lately published by Mr Thomas Mudge Junior relating to some Timekeepers constructed by his Father Mr Thomas Mudge." Includes much comment on the rivalry between Mudge and Emery. Also a photograph of the portrait of Count von Bruhl Also in this magazine;
Room location: Library Extension Cabinet: F Shelf: 4
Search terms: Antique Watches, Escapements
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